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Links from the Feb. 27 Times: the Florida Legislature

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February

ALL CHECKS, NO BALANCES: The flow of large sums of money warps how priorities are set in Tallahassee. And the concentration of power in a few hands means a needed counterweight simply does not exist. Here are six stories:

Campaign finance: The dollars are hard to track

Marching in lockstep: Novices learn to stay in line

Power plays: the many ways a bill dies

Scripted partisanship: Term limits sap political wisdom

Conflicts of interest: Rules are different in Tallahassee

Glossary: 10 terms of (political) art

 

 

 

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